The Scriptures Of Charles Dickens

Author: Vincent Newey
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351882228
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These, and other works by Dickens, are seen to reflect ideologies currently at work in his society but also, more importantly, to participate in the construction of needful value systems and codes for regulating behaviour.

A Charles Dickens Devotional

Author: Jean Fischer
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc
ISBN: 1400319544
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Explores the Christian themes of Charles Dickens's works and includes more than 100 devotions and Scripture selections that reflect on excerpts from Dickens's classic works.--

Dickens And The Broken Scripture

Author: Janet L. Larson
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820331937
Size: 71.65 MB
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In Dickens and the Broken Scripture, Janet Larson examines the paradoxical role of the Bible in Dickens' novels, from such early works as Oliver Twist and Dombey and Son, in which the Bible and the Book of Common Prayer were drawn upon for ...

God And Charles Dickens

Author: Gary L. Colledge
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 144123778X
Size: 63.64 MB
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This book fills that vacuum by examining Dickens the Christian and showing how Christian beliefs and practices permeate his work. This historical work is written for pastors, students, and laity alike.

Charles Dickens

Author: Rod Mengham
Publisher: Northcote House Publishers
ISBN: 9780746308011
Size: 43.17 MB
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A comprehensive survey of Dickens's work by a leading Cambridge scholar who accessibly analyses the systematic complexity of his writing.

Charles Dickens S Great Expectations

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438132743
Size: 20.32 MB
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The novel opens, as I take it, with a parody of the Christian sacrament of baptism,
by which (according to Prayer Book notions) people are born into a new life free
of original sin; in Dickens's use of the figure, however, persons—namely Pip and
Magwitch—are “born” instead into guilt and death. Janet L. Larson has written
that the Bible in Dickens's mature novels is becoming “a locus of hermeneutical
instability”; she speaks of the scriptures as a “broken” or “fractured ...

Who S Who In Dickens

Author: Donald Hawes
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415136044
Size: 12.92 MB
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Provides biographical, physical and critical appraisal of each of Dickens characters.